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Ohara Sanso

17 Ohara Kusaocho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 601-1248, Japan (Arashiyama / Uzumasa / Takao)
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Ranked #68 of 192 Kyoto B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014
ChristyNeale Arlington, Virginia
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

What a wonderful surprise... we loved our stay at this traditional Japanese inn! The highlights of the Ohara Sanso are, in our opinion, its location in a quiet and serene valley outside of the the Kyoto big city bustle, as well as the food that was provided (breakfast and dinner). The room was basic, but adequate and clean. Traditional Japanese... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I have serious doubt in my mind when I saw the beautiful pictures of the premise and the price tag of ¥17,905 for one person staying two nights, equivalent of US188 including 5% VAT. Bear in mind that breakfast and dinner are included in the price. The drawback is no bathroom or shower in the room but the public facilities... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

I got there using a direct bus from the Kyoto International conference center. It took about 15min walk from bus the station. The part of path was lighted with lanterns. I enjoyed cosmos flowers and country side view of Ohara. It is located very close to Jakkou-in Temple, the place for final chapter of the Tale of Heike, Ohara Gokou.... More

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Address: 17 Ohara Kusaocho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 601-1248, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Arashiyama / Uzumasa / Takao , Gion Higashiyama / Kita Shirakawa / Kurama / Yase / Ohara
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